Plants/Manufacturing

Ford will ‘create or protect’ 800 jobs, invest $350M in transmission plant

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Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,United States,FutureFord will build another transmission in Livonia.Continue reading Ford will ‘create or protect’ 800 jobs, invest $350M in transmission plant
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Ford will ‘create or protect’ 800 jobs, invest $350M in transmission plant

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Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,United States,FutureFord will build another transmission in Livonia.Continue reading Ford will ‘create or protect’ 800 jobs, invest $350M in transmission plant
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Aluminum lightweighting does, in fact, save fuel

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Green,Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,LightweightWhen the best-selling US truck sheds the equivalent weight of three football fullbacks by shifting to aluminum, folks start paying attention. Oak Ridge National Laboratory took a …

Aluminum lightweighting does, in fact, save fuel

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Green,Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,LightweightWhen the best-selling US truck sheds the equivalent weight of three football fullbacks by shifting to aluminum, folks start paying attention. Oak Ridge National Laboratory took a …

Report: Ford feels Japan quake effect with shortage of red, black paint

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Ford will increase SUV production because of “low supplies,” increased demand

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Green,Plants/Manufacturing,FordIt wasn’t all that long ago that Ford was temporarily idling plants that were building SUVs and shifting some over to smaller cars because of low demand for the gas guzzlers. Those days are a…

Ford slashing F-150 customization by 90 percent

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Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,Lincoln,Car Buying,Hatchback,Sedan,Truck,Budget,Commercial VehiclesClick on the pic above for our high-res 2009 Ford F-150 galleryContinue reading Ford slashing F-150 customization by 90 percent

No surprise here: Expedition, Navigator production stopped for nine weeks

Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Ford, Lincoln, SUVNo surprise here: Expedition, Navigator production stopped for nine weeks originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 17 Jun 2008 17:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.Permalink |&nbs…

American Idle: Ford halts production lines at seven plants due to defective part

Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Ford, LincolnThe importance of quality parts and strong supplier relations was laid bare for the Ford Motor
Company Thursday, as it was forced to hit the red button on five assembly plants (and partially close a sixth…